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New clock tower in Tarmonbarry


									14                                                                                 Roscommon People Friday 12 October 2007

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                                                               Knockcroghery coffee morning raises over €4,000
          City Breaks
                                                               A recent coffee morning held in aid of the             NS sixth class which organised a jersey day         bakers, raffle ticket sellers and helpers, thank
                                                               Mayo/Roscommon Hospice in Knockcrogh-                  and raised €168. Thanks also Quality Hotels,        you.
                                                               ery Community Centre raised €4,253 for the             Keenan’s Butchers, Molloy’s Chemist, Ho-                Raffle prize winners: 1st prize Quality ho-
                                                               development of hospice services in Roscom-             ran’s shop, Knockcroghery, Frances Greene,          tel break, Kitty Murray; 2nd prize, Keenan’s
                                                               mon.                                                   Murray’s Knockcroghery, Ethel Kelly, Wide           Christmas hamper Claire Paige, 3rd prize floor
                                                                  Contributing to the great success of the            Variety, Paul Byron’s, Marian Brennan, Colm         lamp Camilla Barrett. See full list of prize-
City breaks for November:                                      event were main sponsors and Knockcroghery             Tully, Curl Up and Dye, SuperValu. To all the       winners in church.

Nice is France’s second largest city, situated in the south
of France, in the heart of the French Riviera. This beauti-
ful part of France has plenty to offer any tourist with its
                                                               New clock tower
fabulous hill-top villages and the rich blue-green sea of
the Mediterranean.
    It is excellent for shopping and dining and there are
plenty of attractions such as the ‘Cours Saleya Flower
                                                               in Tarmonbarry
Market’, numerous museums, the Russian Cathedral and                                                                            Tarmonbarry village was
a visit to ‘Le Chateau’ is a must for spectacular views                                                                         graced with a new centre-
of the city and sea. You can also enjoy a stroll along the                                                                      piece on Friday last when
city’s rolling coastline whilst stopping at the many beach                                                                      a clock tower arrived to
bars or cafes for a glass of wine or for a coffee.                                                                              be put in position on the
    There are festivals each month of the year and the                                                                          roof of Nurture’s Best
superb and stylish nightlife that this fabulous city has to                                                                     Creche, which recently
offer is one not to miss out on. With all its attractions it                                                                    opened in Tarmonbarry.
is easy to see what makes Nice such a popular place to                                                                              Located in the village    Proprietor of Nurture’s Best in Tarmonbarry Caroilín Callery
visit.                                                                                                                          centre, it now proudly dis-   (second from right);, Manager Annmarie Tiernan, Maria Doyle
    A three night break at the end of November in the                                                                           plays a custom built clock    and Cian Neary and Cllr. Tom Crosby. Tom Crosby’s company
city will cost approximately €365 per person, staying                                                                                                         Crosmac built the new créche, employing local builder Kieran
                                                                                                                                tower which was made          Compton who did excellent work on the project and brought it
in a four-star hotel. This price includes flights, bed and                                                                       in England by the re-         in on schedule for the beginning of September the start of the
breakfast. It does not include transfers from the airport                                                                       nowned Smith and Derby        school year. Cllr. Crosby would like to take this opportunity to
to your accommodation, but the airport is situated just a                                                                       clockmakers. Nurture’s        wish Caroilín and her staff all the best with her new business.
short distance away, only four miles from the city centre.                                                                      Best is a luxury purpose
Nice itself is very easy to access through use of taxis                                                                         built Creche offering the     colouring in any event. A        the Manageress is also
and buses. The city bus is the cheaper option departing                                                                         very best in childcare. It    full creative program is         the Montessori Leader
every 12 minutes to Nice centre and the fare costs €1.30.                                                                       opened its doors in early     in place to ensure age ap-       and has over 20 years
Flights to Nice are with Aer Lingus and the flight dura-                                                                         September and offers a        propriate stimulation for        experience in this field.
tion is approximately three hours and 20 minutes. Cur-                                                                          wide range of services        the children in our care.        “The Montessori method
rency is euro.                                                                                                                  to parents, including full                                     gives each child an
                                                                                                                                and part time care, after               Stimulating            individual head start in
Budapest                                                                                                                        school, homework and hot          “Lots of fresh air,          education, using a fully
Budapest is Hungary’s capital city situated in the north                                                                        grub club, an excellent       healthy food and creative        rounded holistic approach
of the country. It is known to be one of the most beautiful                                                                     Montessori pre-school         fun is our motto,” says          for all areas of develop-
cities in the world and visitors are usually amazed by the                                                                      year and a half or full day   Caroilín Callery the             ment, using specialised
sheer beauty of the city. Budapest is bursting with a huge                                                                      drop-in service which         owner. “Children absorb          equipment. Individual
choice of things to do and see in the city, such as its many                                                                    needs to be pre-booked.       everything from their sur-       development reports on
historical sites. It has a rich and captivating history, as                                                                         It has a large outdoor    rounding environment at          your child’s progress are
well as a vibrant cultural heritage. It is also excellent                                                                       area with soft safety sur-    this age, so it is extremely     an integral part of the sys-
for shopping and for entertainment, from opera to jazz                                                                          face and a strong outdoor     important to have it as          tem,” says Anne Marie.
to folk dancing. It also caters for the music lovers with                                                                       policy. The children,         stimulating as possible.”        Nurture’s Best Creche has
open-air concerts and its many clubs. Budapest is world                                                                         weather permitting, spend     This creative approach is        a fully equipped Montes-
famous for its spa facilities known as ‘The City of Spas’,                                                                      a large amount of each        more than evident in the         sori Room.
as there are a dozen thermal baths complexes served by                                                                          day playing in the fresh      amazing work of the com-             Viewings are gener-
over one hundred natural thermal springs. The hard part                                                                         air and taking care of        missioned artist Heather         ally carried out in the
about visiting Budapest is deciding what to do with such                                                                        Snowy the rabbit. Food        Brett whose artwork              afternoon and you will
a great range of activities to choose from.                                                                                     is organically sourced        adorns the front and side        need to phone Anne Marie
                                                               Cllr. Tom Crosby and proprietor of Nurture’s Best Créche,
    This November, why not spend three nights away in          Tarmonbarry, Caroilín Callery help to put the new clock tower    where possible or free        of the building.                 on (043) 59936 to arrange
this superb city for just €270 per person. The price in-       in place.                                                        from preservatives and            Anne Marie Tiernan,          a viewing.
cludes flights, bed and breakfast in a four star hotel. It
does not include airport transfers. The airport is located
ten miles from the city. There are many transport options
to choose from when travelling from the airport to the
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